A Month of Crime News Provides Evidence in Favor of Armed Civilians
As lawmakers around the country moved to impose restrictions on the ability of law-abiding Americans to keep and bear arms, some of those same citizens spent the first month of 2019 proving that armed civilians play an important role in defending the inalienable rights to life, liberty, and property.
Gun ownership surveys routinely find that about 1 in 3 American adults personally own firearms, meaning that tens of millions of law-abiding citizens regularly choose to exercise their Second Amendment rights.
Recent surveys indicate that 60 percent of these gun owners possess firearms primarily to protect themselves and others from crime. …Read the Rest